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John C. Anderson (#47208015)
 member for 5 years, 6 months, 6 days
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Bio Photo My interest of documenting cemeteries began with a request to help on an Eagle Scout project in 2001.

Since I love creating and working with databases, digital photography and genealogy, what better combination!

I've documented many Howard Co. Indiana and Montclam Co. Michigan cemeteries with thousands of tombstone photos. My largest contributions are Arlington National Cemetery and Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis.

I love Find A Grave and I especially enjoy adding photos to memorials so that family members can visit their family member's grave at anytime. However, I ask that you respect my efforts. Please, do NOT copy my photos to without giving me credit. Simply indicate " 2001-2015 John C Anderson on Find A Grave". I'd appreciate a note letting me know you have copied them. However, do NOT post them to other Find A Grave memorials. Just let me know and I will upload them. Use for commercial purposes is not allowed under any circumstances. However, it is okay with me for you to post my photos of your friends and families headstones on Facebook as long as you link it back to the Find A Grave memorial. You may use my photos on your own personal website if non-commercial, but photo credit is again appreciated.

This love of documenting cemeteries has led to the formation of Instone Data Solutions, a company used by government agencies and others to digitize their old cemetery paper records.

I'm more than happy to make corrections and add relationship links to other memorials.

ALL REQUESTS FOR corrections, additional information, or transfers: PLEASE do so with the Suggest A Correction (SAC) link on the memorial for that person. [Most memorials will have an 'Edit' tab on the upper right side of the memorial. Click on the 'Edit' tab, then click on the 'Suggest a correction' link on the Edit page.]

PLEASE NOTE: I'm very grateful for corrections and additional information, but I'm receiving 75-100 a day and cannot reply to everyone. Please check back to ensure accuracy of memorial page updates.

Please be assured I do most updates, corrections and links (via SAC, email or message) within a day. Guidelines do suggest a member send no more than 20 per week to a single contributor but have no problem with receiving as many as needed to get the objective accomplished - which is getting memorials, and the cemeteries, as accurate and complete as humanly possible.

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David Ludwig
Susie Stormer
Hi John,
I'm not sure if I ever thanked you for transferring Susue Stormer's memorial to me, so I wanted to say how much I appreciated your doing that!

I very much thank you for all your work in documenting the graves at Crown Hill Cemetery!
Added by David Ludwig on May 29, 2015 10:04 AM
michael walsh
Couple times a year I like to compliment you on the work you do. I know the little edit additions, mostly through the photos I add can be tedious, but appreciate all you do !
Added by michael walsh on May 27, 2015 10:54 AM
Carolyn Troupe Stoll
Wayne E. Jinkins
You accidentally put his stone on the wrong.
Wayne's # 88349017, You put it on a william W.
# 88270507

I just did a memorial for Waynes wife as she died
2012. her # 147034313 if you could at the stone to her memorial.
Thank you,
Added by Carolyn Troupe Stoll on May 26, 2015 8:26 PM
Carolyn Troupe Stoll
RE: Wayne Jenkins
Thank you
Added by Carolyn Troupe Stoll on May 26, 2015 7:04 PM
Carolyn Troupe Stoll
Wayne Jenkins
I was wondering if you can find out if his wife is
buried with him. West Pine Cemetery Coral
Montcalm MI Plot 240,sp 3 Mem. # 88349017
Her name is Delpinel L. Jenkins 1920-2012
If there is a grave stone for them can you
add a photo to his grave. If you make a memorial
would you let me know. She is a cousin, and I would
love to finish her memorial with her family
Thank you,
Carolyn 47697510
Added by Carolyn Troupe Stoll on May 26, 2015 1:32 PM
Deborah Russell
Thank you Mr. Anderson for transferring Kelly Wade Butler's memorial to me.

Deb Russell
Added by Deborah Russell on May 26, 2015 12:35 PM
Deborah Russell
Kelly Wade Butler
Mr. Anderson,
Would you kindly transfer Kelly Wade Butler to me? He was married to my mom and was the father of three of my siblings.


Deborah Russell
Added by Deborah Russell on May 25, 2015 5:04 PM
Rhunae Helms Cross
Buford Earl Price
Thank you for your immediate response. It really means a lot to me.
Added by Rhunae Helms Cross on May 25, 2015 4:55 PM
Ann Penfield
William Cook Rathbun
Thank you for showing the location of William Cook Rathbun's grave, he was our Uncle who died at end of WWII. We all live in Ca. and my sister visited Arlington cementery a few years ago but was unable to find his grave. Myself and two sisters are planning on visiting Arlington this fall and with the information you have provided hopefully we will be able to find his grave and possibly more info about his death, we believe his military plane crashed on return from a flight after the war.
Thank you so much.
Added by Ann Penfield on May 25, 2015 11:30 AM
Lance Shelby
The Peters family
Thanks for your quick edits.
Added by Lance Shelby on May 25, 2015 12:13 AM
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